Commercial flights into Winnipeg allow for 1 day of travel. If you are flying into Eagle Nest the best flights arrive in Winnipeg at 2:30pm. Boating in requires a little extra time. Flights arriving at 1pm are ideal. Departures in the afternoon work best but we can accommodate any itinerary that fits your needs. Go for the most convenient flight or call us if you are having difficulty.
Guests flying into Eagle Nest will be scheduled to depart Lac du Bonnet at 4:30pm. If you choose to boat in, departures out of Pointe du Bois are scheduled for 4:00pm. Please arrive 30 minutes early to allow enough time for loading all gear.
Direct flights from the Winnipeg Airport to Eagle Nest via Adventure Air can also be arranged.
Please call us if you are interested in this convenient option at 1-800-665-0232.
Flying your own Airplane
For those flying their own airplane, Lac du Bonnet has a hard topped airstrip with over 3600' of runway. If you fly your own plane enjoy the convenience of landing within walking distance of the float plane base. From there you will travel a short 20 minutes by seaplane to our resort. Parking is safe and secure, call Adventure Air for details 1-204-345-8322.
Driving from the USA
When driving in from the US, a majority of our guests will stay overnight in Fargo, Grand Forks or Winnipeg. This makes it an easy drive to our float plane or boat-in base. We have a special rate arranged at the Guesthouse, in Grand Forks (1-701-746-5411). Cabela's is only about 6 blocks away and you may find all kinds of things you didn't know you needed. If you are interested in spending time in Winnipeg, we have a reduced rate at the Radisson Hotel (1-204-956-0410) which is one of the finest downtown hotels. We can also make arrangements for you at the Lakeview Hotel in Lac du Bonnet (1-204-345-8661), which is a short 5-minute drive to our float base or 30 minutes to where we will take you up by boat.
Your vehicle is parked on site and will be securely taken care of.
Most popular routes from the Pembina Border:
Option 1: #75 to #100/101E to #59N to #317 to #11 (left 1 mile) to #313
Option 2: #75N to #23E to #59N to #52E to #12N to #44E to #214N to #11N to #313